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Guillermo Olvera Wins Punta Cana Poker Classic

Guillermo Olvera Wins Punta Cana Poker Classic

Guillermo Olvera won an exciting conclusion to the Americas Cardroom-sponsored Punta Cana Poker Classic Main Event to collect the first prize of $171,000.

Bully Bryn Kenney Flattens Field to Win MCOP High Rollers

Bully Bryn Kenney Flattens Field to Win MCOP High Rollers

Bryn Kenney steam rollered his opponents into the ground in the €10,000 buy-in Master Classics of Poker High Rollers Event to collect the €102,960 first prize.

Buster Boeken wins Classic MCOP Main Event

Buster Boeken wins Classic MCOP Main Event

Noah Boeken won one of the best Master Classics of Poker Main Events seen in recent years; coming from behind to beat Simon Persson in an extended heads-up.

Andres Herrera Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into the Money

Andres Herrera Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into the Money

Chilean poker player Andres Zepeda Herrera leads the 45 remaining players in the Americas Cardroom-sponsored Punta Cana Poker Classic at the end of Day 2.

New Jersey Aims to Become Hub of Online Gambling

New Jersey Aims to Become Hub of Online Gambling

With its soft launch less than a week away, New Jersey officials made moves that would permit the state to become the hub of Internet gambling.

Clyde Terlaan Leads Master Classics of Poker Final Table

Clyde Terlaan Leads Master Classics of Poker Final Table

After an intense third day of action at the Master Classics of Poker Main Event in Amsterdam, Clyde Terlaan heads the ten-handed Dutch dominated final table.

Colossal Turn-Out for Borgata Open Event #1 Day 1B

Colossal Turn-Out for Borgata Open Event #1 Day 1B

The second opening flight of the $1,000,000 guaranteed Borgata Poker Open Event #1 drew 633 entries – bring the total for the $560.00 buy-in tournament to 1,112

New Jersey to Restrict Player Bonuses Upon Launch

New Jersey to Restrict Player Bonuses Upon Launch

Online poker players in New Jersey who were hoping to make a deposit on Nov. 26 that includes a first-time bonus will have to wait until at least Christmas.

Charlie Combes Leads Master Classics of Poker after Day 2

Charlie Combes Leads Master Classics of Poker after Day 2

Charlie Combes leads a stacked field of international poker stars towards the money after an exciting second day of the Master Classics of Poker in Amsterdam.

Valladares Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into Day 2

Valladares Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into Day 2

Costa Rican cash game player, William Valladares, will lead the Americas Cardroom-sponsored Punta Cana Poker Classic as the two opening flights combine on Day 2

Barkevics Freerolls to Victory in William Hill Poker Open

Barkevics Freerolls to Victory in William Hill Poker Open

Freeroll qualifier Arturs Barkevics pulled off a sensational victory in the William Hill Poker Open in Punta Cana, after starting the final table in last place.

Wynn Drops out of Philadelphia Casino Race

Wynn Drops out of Philadelphia Casino Race

Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts have backed out of their proposal to build a casino in downtown Philadelphia.